essential oils

four bottles of Young Living Essential Oils - Rosemary, Lavender, Peppermint, Tea Tree

Hair Detangler Spray

Eric recently asked me to make him some hair detangler spray. As his hair is getting longer (due to skipping haircuts thanks to Covid), he’s finding that he needed some form of a detangler. For this detangler, I added the following to a 4 oz spray bottle: The conditioner will add slip to your hair […]

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feet in warm brown thick socks propped on a windowsill, mug of coffee, a stack of notebooks, and pinecones

Cozy Season

As the weather starts to change and get a little cooler (even in Texas), I start getting the urge to do a little nesting at home and make my home as cozy as possible. I pull out the quilts and a favorite wool throw, add some extra pillows on the couch, and pile up some

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Rinse and Repeat

In June, I was transitioning to a new position at work. Still the same manager with the same team, just taking on a team lead role. That was a challenging adjustment. Along with the adjustments with work, I was feeling rather disconnected – here but not here. I am working on getting back to my

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hand holding a bottle of Young Living Dream Catcher essential oil


Sleep is not something that comes easy to me, mostly due to not being able to turn my thoughts off. I’ve tried a number of different things over the years and some worked better than others – listening to audiobooks, cutting out caffeine, ASMR videos (this one is a favorite), limiting my screen time before

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Midnight Sun

October is my favorite month. I always seem to come alive in the fall, and this year was no exception (even though this whole year has been an exception). One of the best things to happen in October was that I rekindled my love of reading. Up until October, I’d basically read two books. Such

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